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Money Spent Reminding Us to Vote Appalling


December 12, 2018

I was appalled and disgusted at the thought of how much money is spent on political advertising. These numbers can be detailed online.

The one that really sticks in my craw however is the relatively small category of "get out and vote" mail. I received 7 different pieces of mail reminding me to vote. (Who could possibly forget. We all wait for it to be over.) Is this even necessary?? When you think about the printing costs, mailing costs not to even mention postage it has to be extraordinary. I mean full color expensive pieces to remind us to vote? One was even detailed with 5 of our nei...

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